Shakopee has a total population of 20,568 and a student population of 460. Of these students, 460 are enrolled in schools that offer paralegal programs.
Minnesota School of Business-Shakopee is the largest paralegal school in Shakopee, based on student population and is accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools (ACICS). In 2010, approximately 10 students graduated from the Paralegal program at Minnesota School of Business-Shakopee.
In 2010, 10 students graduated with a paralegal degree in Shakopee. If you decide to attend a paralegal school in Shakopee, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $14,940.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,260 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a paralegal program in Shakopee.
If you decide to work as a paralegal in Shakopee, your job prospects are not very good. There were 4,780 paralegals working in Minnesota and 3,530 working in the greater Shakopee area in 2010. Shakopee's paralegal workforce is projected to increase by 3% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for paralegals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a paralegal in Shakopee is $46,770 per year, which is higher than the average for paralegals state-wide.